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Disk Drive Rejects all Disks

294 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Sep 5, 2013 3:54 AM by FredBiddulph RSS
FredBiddulph Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Sep 3, 2013 7:22 AM

I started to make a DVD from a short video I've made but my drive just, immediately, rejected it. I tried another one and the same thing. I then tried a blank CD, rejected, a music CD and then a fulm DVD. All where rejected. I've closed everything down, switched off over neght and the same thing the next day.

Has anyone any ideas please.

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.4), 3.2GHz/i3/4GB/1TB/ATI5670/FCS3
  • Michael Grenadier Level 6 Level 6 (19,805 points)
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    Sep 4, 2013 6:41 AM (in response to FredBiddulph)

    The only thing I can think of to try is to zap the p-ram.  restart holding down option-command-p-r thru at least a couple of restarts.   If that doesn't help, I suspect you'll have to take it in for servicing.  If it's out of warranty, you might just get an external drive.  There not a lot of money nowadays.

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